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Climate Change for Local Councils: Innovations, Developments and Practical Actions

Climate Change for Local Councils: Innovations, Developments and Practical Actions

APSE Policy Seminar 

Thursday 23 January 2020, Midland Hotel (Green Tourism Certified) Manchester City Centre 

View the programme here

Following the success of APSE’s Climate Emergency seminar in Liverpool in July 2019 we are delighted to announce a further seminar in our policy series on climate change.  This event will feature bespoke learning forums and expert plenary speakers such as Yves Tielemans, Business Unit Manager at Group Machiels, a global operator in green energy production. Yves will be discussing the “enhanced landfill mining site” in Remo, Belgium, where the Group are in the early stages of excavating decades-old waste and turning it into renewable energy. Forums will explore:-

  • The Built Environment : Passivhaus, Ground Source Heat Pumps and Low Carbon Workspaces     
  • The Local Environment : Air Quality, Water Quality and Public Realm Adaptations
  • Energy and renewables : Green Bonds, Alternative Fuel Fleet, Municipal Energy Schemes   

With plenary speakers on measuring and monitoring carbon, air quality, alternative fuel vehicles, the role of public realm in adaptations strategies and a host of other topics and speakers.

The full programme will appear on this page later this month. Members will be notified via email once the full programme is available. 

To reserve your place please use the form below.


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Event Details

Seminar Title: APSE January Policy Seminar 2020

Seminar Date: 23 January 2020

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What's included: The delegate fee covers attendance, delegates' documentation, lunch and light refreshments. Please note that hotel accommodation is not included. A list of recommended hotels in the area is available on request.

APSE members delegate fee:- £175+VAT

Non-members delegate fee:- £259+VAT

Commercial delegates- £375+VAT

Cancellation and refund policy

Reservation is a contract. Substitution of delegates is acceptable any time in writing by email to cking@apse.org.uk or fax to 0161 772 1811. Cancellations must be made in writing at least 10 working days before the event and will incur a 20% administration fee. No refunds can be given for cancellations received less than 10 working days before the event or for non-attendance. In the unlikely event of cancellation by the organisers, liability will be restricted to the refund of fees paid. The organisers reserve the right to make changes to the programme, speakers or venue should this become necessary.

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APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit unincorporated association working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.





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